trumpetfish


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Noun1.trumpetfish - tropical Atlantic fish with a long snouttrumpetfish - tropical Atlantic fish with a long snout; swims snout down
Aulostomus, genus Aulostomus - type genus of the Aulostomidae
teleost, teleost fish, teleostan - a bony fish of the subclass Teleostei
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"Three batfish and a trumpetfish we call Nick are always looking inside."
We swirl past a shipwreck and bob around coral, while yellow goatfish, blue tangs and trumpetfish swim busily past our porthole.
Other freeloading species of fishes that have been observed following these two goatfishes include groupers of the genera Cephalopholis, Epinephelus, and Variola, larger species of the labrid genera Halichoeres and Thalassoma, turkeyfishes (Pterois spp.), Cornetfish (Fistularia commersonii), and Trumpetfish (Aulostomus chinensis).
"I examined 20 species of predators, including sharks, groupers, snappers, jacks, trumpetfish and barracuda, from 22 Caribbean nations," said Stallings.